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Gossamer Bee

Gossamer Bee
Item Gossamer Bee.png

Gossamer Bee

Malevolens perlucidus
Product
Grid Silky Comb.png Production Speed: 2.5 min
Required Humidity Normal
Required Temperature Normal
Pollinates With Magic Flowers
Effect None
Source Mod Magic Bees
Possible Descendants 1 Species

Gossamer Bees are one of the bees from the Skulking Branch. Gossamer Bees produce Silky Combs (and, by extension, Silk Wisps) at a rate which is about 50% faster than that of Tropical Bees and at about the same rate as the rare and season-dependent Leporine Bee. However, it requires quite a bit more work to acquire, requiring mid- to high-tier bees in its resultant mutation.

The Magic Bees wiki lists this bee as being removed and has been replaced by the Wispy Bee.

Production[edit]

Gossamer Bees produce Silky Combs. These result in Silky Propolis and Honey Drops when centrifuged.

GUI Centrifuge.png
Silky Comb
Honey Drop
Silky Propolis

Requirements[edit]

Pure Gossamer Bees require a Normal Climate and Normal Humidity to start working, and at least one Magic Flower, either a Shimmerleaf or Cinderpearl. Like all species, their traits can be modified through Bee Breeding.

Genetics[edit]

The traits below are correct for purebred Gossamer Bees.

Genetic Traits
Climate / Humidity Normal/Normal
Temp. Tol. / Humid. Tol. 0/0
Lifespan Shorter
Speed Fast
Pollination Faster
Flowers Magic Flowers
Fertility 3 Drones
Area 9 x 6 x 9
Nocturnal / Flyer / Cave Yes / Yes / No
Effect None

Breeding[edit]

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Breeding Pair Chance Result
Ancient Bee + Skulking Bee 10% Gossamer Bee

Further Mutations[edit]

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Breeding Pair Chance Result
Cultivated Bee + Gossamer Bee 8% Wispy Bee